Charles and Judy Wood of Bee Branch recently celebrated their 50th wedding annisversary with a family dinner at The Red Apple Inn in Eden Isle.

The couple was married in Bee Branch on June 28, 1963, by Rev. W.J. "Chuck" Smith.

They are the parents of three children, Mark Wood and his wife, Ginger, of Bee Branch, Kim Powell and her husband, Chris, of Bee Branch, and Libby Stevenson and her husband, Todd, of Conway. They have seven grandchildren, Kirby Powell, Tanner Stevenson, Carly Powell, Jonmark Wood, Jacob Wood, Beau Stevenson, and Mary Faith Stevenson.